IHI is looking for experienced Research Scientists to work with a project bearing the title: Broad One Health Endectocide-based Malaria Intervention in Africa (BOHEMIA) funded by the UNITAID. This project aims to evaluate the efficiency, safety, acceptability, cost-effectiveness, and environmental impact of ivermectin-based intervention to provide strong and systematic evidence to local, national and international regulatory authorities to support decision on policy of using ivermectin to reduce malaria transmission.
The candidates will conduct laboratory, semi-field and field experiment to evaluate the environmental effects of ivermectin in the water and soil on non- targeted organism when applied to human and /or livestock especially cattle to reduce malaria transmission.
Holder of a master’s degree in chemistry or environmental chemistry may apply.Applicants must have GRE and IELTS/ TOEFL test scores (compulsory) ready for the immediate application for a PhD place.Experience in malaria research or analytical chemistry will be an added advantage.
Apply by 12 hours May 9, 2019.